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> The people who invented the tech (US/Europe/Japan) optimised it for consumers around them.

I must confess that it grinds my gears too when people rail against makers for being 'selfish' or discriminatory when the things they make end up best suited for people like them.

You could even see such a accusations as implicitly insinuating that the non-catered-to groups are somehow less capable of innovating their own more suitable alternatives.


> touched a nerve, which is not unexpected

With this you've confessed to trolling. I mean, the White Man’s Burden? Come on.

Posting a viewpoint, sincerely held, which you know will be unpopular, is not trolling. They seem to believe what they're saying.

> They seem to believe what they're saying

Most trolls do.

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